Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
456 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  EXTREME NORTHERN LABETTE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...
  NEOSHO COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...
  EASTERN WILSON COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...

* UNTIL 545 PM CDT

* AT 452 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 5 MILES SOUTH OF
  THAYER...AND MOVING EAST AT 55 MPH.

  THIS IS A VERY DANGEROUS THUNDERSTORM!

  HAZARD...80 MPH WINDS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT
           SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE HEAVILY DAMAGED. EXPECT
           CONSIDERABLE DAMAGE TO ROOFS...WINDOWS AND VEHICLES.
           EXTENSIVE TREE DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES ARE LIKELY.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  CHANUTE...GALESBURG...ERIE...ST. PAUL...EARLTON...CHANUTE
  AIRPORT...SOUTH MOUND AND STARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS IS AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS SITUATION! THIS THUNDERSTORM HAS
PRODUCED WIDESPREAD WIND DAMAGE ACROSS MONTGOMERY AND LABETTE
COUNTIES. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE IMMEDIATELY! STAY
AWAY FROM WINDOWS!

INTENSE SQUALL LINES CAN SOMETIMES PRODUCE BRIEF TORNADOES AND
WIDESPREAD SIGNIFICANT WIND DAMAGE. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT
IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...IT IS BEST TO MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE
LOWEST FLOOR OF A BUILDING. THIS STORM MAY CAUSE SERIOUS INJURY AND
SIGNIFICANT PROPERTY DAMAGE.

&&

LAT...LON 3738 9509 3736 9552 3739 9553 3738 9561
      3755 9571 3773 9551 3773 9510
TIME...MOT...LOC 2154Z 252DEG 65KT 3743 9546

HAIL...0.75IN
WIND...80MPH

$$

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